Courtesy Fifth Wall

Hive 50 Honors

For epic work at the crossroads of technology, data, and capital to make future homes and communities more attainable, healthier, and more valuable.

What You Need To Know

Fifth Wall, real estate technology’s No. 1 venture capital firm, in July announced it had raised $503 million for its Fund II, including a blue-chip line-up of 50 of the world’s most influential owners, operators, and developers. The Fifth Wall investment model, now with $1 billion under management, channels capital and opportunity back-and-forth, connecting real estate, construction, and home technology innovation with big-time enterprises. Investors in Fund II include Gecina in France, MERLIN Properties in Spain, British Land and SEGRO in the UK, Kenedix and Mitsubishi Estate in Japan, Keppel Corp. in Singapore, and many in the U.S., including CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield, D.R. Horton, Equity Residential, Essent, Hines, Host Hotels & Resorts, Hudson Pacific Properties, Lennar, Macerich, Marriott, MetLifeInvestment Management, News Corp., PulteGroup, Starwood Capital, Related Cos., and Toll Brothers.

Who’s Involved

Blackstone Group alumni Brad Griewe and Brendan Wallace lead a team of 31 advisory and operations associates.

Time Stamp

Los Angeles–based Fifth Wall got started in 2016, and raised $212 million for its initial real estate technology fund round, launching in May 2017.